Letter to the Editor

(Please note, that this letter has been slightly edited by removing the names of persons cited therein). Dear Editor, It seems that we are living in a topsy-turvy country where…

Jack Warner stays put for now

Jack Warner stays put for now

PORT OF SPAIN – Former Minister of National Security Jack Warner will know his fate soon. That’s the message from the U.S. Embassy in Port-of-Spain, which yesterday morning issued a…

Puerto Rico amends laws to allow gay marriage

SAN JUAN – Just hours after Friday’s US Supreme Court ruling to allow gay marriage, authorities in Puerto Rico rushed to approve legislation extending marriage rights to same-sex couples in…

Optimist Dinghy Championships comes to Antigua & Barbuda from July 5 – 12

The Antigua Yacht Club has been honoured with the opportunity to host the North American Optimist Dinghy Championships between 5th and 12th July 2015. The Optimist dinghy is aimed at…

PM Browne: “Our purpose is not just to talk. Our objective is to find solutions”

PM Browne: “Our purpose is not just to talk. Our objective is to find solutions”

The Honourable Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, recently gave remarks at the CARICOM regional forum entitled ‘CARICOM Overcoming Challenges: Pathway to Development’ held in this country on…

Three killed in St. Vincent accident after leaving funeral

KINGSTOWN – A LIME employee and two of his relatives, including a 91-year-old man, were killed when the car in which they travelling went over a cliff in the western…

US Embassy: No final extradition request for Jack, yet

PORT OF SPAIN – The final request for the extradition of Independent Liberal Party (ILP) political leader, Jack Warner, has not yet been issued. This is according to the United…

Two men remanded after charges for illegal weapon, marijuana

By Deborah A Parker Two men have been remanded to prison until August 26, when they will have their matter transferred to the High Court for trial. Mario Semper and…

Tourists coming but not spending

Training will be an important component of the drive to improve the cruise tourism sector. The man at the helm of the cruise tourism association, Nathan Dundas, says surveys conducted…

Registration is open for Mango Festival

The Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival organisers are advising that registration is now open for the event which takes place July 26 and 27, and runs from 10 a.m. –…